Tamuq wins QatarDebate championship
June 24 2022 11:40 PM
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QatarDebate championship

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Texas A&M University at Qatar (Tamuq) has won the top spot in the 6th International Universities Debating Championship, beating the team from Jordan’s University of Science and Technology and the team from Higher Institute of Islamic Studies and Research in Mauritania, who won second and third spots, respectively.
The debating championship, was organised by Qatar Foundation (QF) member QatarDebate, in which Arab, Asian, European, and American countries participated – some competing for the first time in an Arabic language debate.



The event was graced by dignitaries, including HE Dr Ibrahim bin Saleh al-Nuaimi, Undersecretary of Qatar's Ministry of Education and Higher Education and officials from some of the participating countries.
QF’s Hamad Bin Khalifa University president Dr Ahmad M Hasnah was the guest of honour.
QatarDebate executive director Dr Hayat Abdullah Marafi, highlighted how 324 debaters, 150 judges, and 80 volunteers, representing more than 50 countries, gathered at this competition.